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ChapterIll Origin and Development of Mosques and Tombs
Abdun Nabi Mosque
ChapterX Mausoleum of Emperor Humayun
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Abdu'r Rahim Abul Fazl Adham Khan Agra Akbar alcoves arched openings Atgah Khan Babur bays beautifully Begam bricks buildings Central Asia centre century A.D. chhatris Chingiz Khan construction corners courtyard decorated Delhi doorway double dome Drum and Dome dynasty eastern side Emperor entrance door erected facade Ferghana finial flanked garden gateway glazed tiles grave gravestones half portion height Hindustan Humayun's mausoleum India inscription interior inverted lotus Islamic iwan Jehangir Kabul kiosks chhatris Maham Anga mihrab mimbar minaret Mirza Monuments mortar mortuary chamber mortuary hall mosaic mosque Mosques and Tombs motif Mughal Architecture Naskh oblong octagonal Omer Sheikh original parapet pavilion period Persia pillars Plate platform portals prayer Prophet Muhammad qibla quartzite recessed rectangular red sandstone roof rubble masonry Samarqand sanctuary hall Shah Sheikh soffit southern spandrels square squinches stalactite stalactite design stone storey structure stucco stupas style Sultan terrace Timur Ulugh Beg upper western white marble